Authors can deposit their research and data in any public repository that meets archiving, citation, and curation standards through the Repository. These repositories store data in its native form, allowing for optimal analysis, verification, and reuse.
Authors should deposit their research and data in public repositories that meet archiving, citation, and curation standards. Recommended repositories include Figshare, Zenodo, and Dryad Digital Repository. The chosen repository should be anonymous, allow access to data, be stable, and be suitable for all researchers. Data must be deposited in a repository before article submission. If not, it can be uploaded during submission.
The Indian Journal of Advanced Botany (IJAB) recommends repositories like Figshare, Zenodo, and Dryad Digital Repository to aid in disseminating research. Authors ensure that the repository used for the peer-review process is anonymous, provides access to data, preserves resources, is stable, and is suitable for all researchers with the appropriate data types.
Authors must deposit their data in a data repository to submit an article for review. If data has yet to be deposited to a repository before article submission, it can be uploaded to Figshare or the Dryad Digital Repository during submission.